Cathay Pacific has announced the continuation of its recently relaunched flights between Dubai and its hub, Hong Kong, following its first flight which took off on 21 May.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and Empire Group announced the signing of a new Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant in Hong Kong, as IHG expands the boutique luxury brand’s presence in Greater China.
A residentially inspired retreat designed for business travellers and culture seekers has launched. The 27-storey St. Regis Hong Kong offers 129 exquisitely appointed guest rooms and suites.
Hong Kong Cruise and Yacht Industry Association (HKCYIA) has reached a partnership agreement with the China Merchants Industry Holdings for the establishment of the Hong King’s first superyacht management services centre in Tsing Yi.
Leo, the fully-autonomous, self-propelling baggage robot designed by SITA Lab in an innovating bid to transform the passenger experience using robotics and artificial intelligence, has toured Asia with visits to Singapore and Hong Kong.
In a collaborative analysis of China’s outbound travel behaviour, ITB Berlin and IPK International found that in 2015, China registered an increase of 23 percent in foreign trips compared to the global average of five percent, delivering the world’s highest growth rate.
When and how did you get involved in the tourism industry? I studied tourism management in Hong Kong and started my career in 1981. After having lived in the Middle East, UK and Malaysia, I decided that Hong Kong is my home and I started my own boutique travel agency, Charlotte Travel, in 2001.
PUNEET DHAWAN has been named vice president of operations, economy and midscale properties, for the Gulf and Levant regions at AccorHotels Middle East. Dhawan brings with him a wealth of experience gained while working for the hotelier